EARTH SUN GEOMETRY

Reading:
A&B: Ch2

 
Earth Sun Geometry

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Review Questions

Labs

Visible radiation
12h loop

I. Two Principal Motions:
  a. Rotation
  b. Revolution

II. Radiation Geometry:
    Sun's Altitude
    Day Length
    Seasons
    Noon Sun Angle




EARTH SUN GEOMETRY
  • Display a current image of the Earth, which shows the areas that are in daylight /darkness. (This may take a little while - be patient!) Note the location where the sun is directly overhead is shown.